We also said goodbye to a favorite dive, the Hangar Bar on East Colfax Avenue, which had poured stiff drinks since 1938. It was a rough week for old Denver joints, as both the Old Spaghetti Factory and Famous Pizza announced they'd be calling it quits.
Here's our complete list of restaurant and bar openings and closings for the week starting August 20, 2018, plus links to our original coverage:
Restaurants and Bars Opening This Week*
Chuey Fu's Baja Cantina, 2100 16th Street
Flower Child, 2580 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder
Lady Jane, 2021 West 32nd Avenue
Mythology Distillery (Saturday), 3622 Tejon Street
The Woods, 3330 Brighton Boulevard
Restaurants and Bars Closing This Week*
Hangar Bar, 8001 East Colfax Avenue
Solitaire, 3927 West 32nd Avenue
*Or earlier, and not previously reported.